September meet http://wfpl.org en After 123 Years, September Racing Resumes at Churchill Downs http://wfpl.org/post/after-123-years-september-racing-resumes-churchill-downs <p>For the first time in more than a century, there will be live racing during the month of September at <a href="http://www.churchilldowns.com/">Churchill Downs</a>.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"The fall meet used to be staged during September on nine occasions between 1875 and 1890, so this is obviously an unusual occurrence, the first time that we’ve had three meets in the calendar year," said track spokesman Darren Rogers.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p>The home of the Kentucky Derby will have 12 racing dates this month, including two night racing cards.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 6678 at http://wfpl.org After 123 Years, September Racing Resumes at Churchill Downs